Weird Animal Monday: Cantor’s Giant Softshell Turtle

Not all turtles have a shell to hide in.

All turtles have a hard shell right? Wrong, not this big guy. Meet this unique freshwater turtles species that is actually commonly found through India, Bangladesh, Thailand, Malaysia, Cambodia, and the list goes on. It can grow up to 6 ft and surprisingly is an ambush predator. It is mainly carnivorous, feeding on crustaceans, mollusks, and fish. This turtle is currently regarded as an endangered species.

Source: Wikipedia

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